Articles by Nick Kosmides
I'm a former PlayStation tester employed by Sony Computer Entertainment America in Foster City for 7 years before our department was dissolved. I met a lot of really cool people and made some life long connections in the gaming industry. Its taken two solid years to beat the "tester" out of me so that I can half enjoy the average game. Tester4Life. SOCOM4Life.
Sound Shapes is a visceral side-scrolling platforming game combining a classic graphical appeal with the sounds of some of the most talented beat-making musicians. The result is one of the most enjoyable gaming experiences on the Vita. Read the PS3 Attitude review to find out what was the most frustrating mode in Sound Shapes?
We’d like to think that not all our spare time is consumed by banging away at a few rows of keys, but is also spent mashing the buttons of our DualShock 3s and Vitas. So why not share with you a little bit about the games that we have found the time to play amidst our busy summer schedules.
If there is anything that is for sure, its exactly how dumb John Cleese will make you feel if you fail a challenge in Smart As, the upcoming grey matter trainer for PS Vita. Do you think you are smarter than John Cleese?
Writing about games and playing games are a couple of the things that we here at PS3 Attitude do best. So why not share with you a little bit about the games that we have found the time to play amidst our busy summer schedules. New games coming and going, what did we get our hands on this week?
When you think of Medal of Honor and the prestige the series has brought to war veterans since its uprising on PS one, don’t you also think of Linkin Park? If the answer is a resounding “NO”, then you are likely the target audience for EA’s latest marketing partnership initiative for the next iteration in the Medal of Honor series.
LittleBigPlanet has become quite the pinnacle franchise for Sony consoles and handhelds, replacing many of the brand’s past mascots with Sackboy and Sackgirl. The PlayStation Vita has yet to receive a tasty piece of the LittleBigPlanet pie. That is all about to change, come 25 September, when Vita gets its own chance to Play, Create, and Share.
The soon-to-be-released Table Pack 3 for The Pinball Arcade will include both the Gorgar and Monster Bash tables to the ever-growing list of vintage pinball tables for PlayStation 3 and PS Vita.
Tomba! is coming soon to the EU PlayStation Store, says MonkeyPaw Games. North America has been enjoying the game for some time now and we finally have confirmation on what the title of the EU re-release will be. Is your interest peak?
Writing about games and playing games are a couple of the things that we here at PS3 Attitude do best. So why not share with you a little bit about the games that we have found the time to play amidst our busy summer schedules. What games have been getting their proper PlayTime?
ESRB ratings were reported about a month ago for Grand Theft Auto 3 and Vice City Stories for PS3 delivery. Now, the US PlayStation Blogcast crew has confirmed at least that GTA 3 is coming next Tuesday. They also confirmed War of the Monsters will also be downloadable when the Tuesday, 31 July update hits the NA PlayStation Store. Care for some old school slaying; do you prefer humans or monsters?
Square Enix and Future US want everyone to know about the public launch of the official Sleeping Dogs website. Touting the site as “one of the most immersive web experiences to date” with features such as HTLM5 and Java, videos, easter eggs, and more. Take a look now to get the full scoop…
Before we get closer to the release date for Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, the new developer diary 3 intends to draw us closer to the story. How much Disney lore do you think you know?
Writing about games and playing games are a couple of the things that we do best. So why not share with you a little bit about the games that we have find the time to play in our precious schedules. What sort of games merit our undivided attention?
UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre has lent his expertise in many of the fighting moves in Sleeping Dogs. In this latest move to emphasize his role with the developers at United Front Games, they’ve shared a documentary. Now we get to see how Georges St-Pierre really feels about violence in video games.
Square Enix may have delayed Final Fantasy XIV and may have dropped the ball on Final Fantasy Versus XIII after more than five years in development, but United Front Games intends to pick it up with Sleeping Dogs. The Hollywood cast of stars and starlettes providing the voice talent for game shared a few moments with the camera while making “super sexy time” with the microphone. Are games and movies having an affair?
Many industry professionals have said that Dyad is a tricky game to describe, before simply going on to quote the developer’s description. On the contrary, I happen to think it’s easy to describe Dyad. The only problem is, will my description be easy to follow?
The writers of PS3 Attitude are not only really good at writing but claim to be quality gamers as well. A challenge to do when work consume them. And while everyone is working hard, everyone tries to play hard. Find out what games merit the unique PlayTime of the PS3 Attitude staff.
Alongside Sonic, and the recently announced Danica Patrick and Joe Musashi, comes Wreck-It Ralph ready to transform his video game based movie presence into a real video game appearance. Wreck-It Ralph is the starring antagonist of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ next full length animated theatrical release of which bears the same name in both the movie and the fictional video game. Is Sega overdoing it a little with all the cross advertising of video game characters?
Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad fills a niche in console rally racing with superstar associations. What with the premature passing of Colin McRae in 2007 and the DiRT series having gone down a more destructive path for Showdown, it looks like Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad doesn’t have much competition.